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  1. Here’s How They’re Making It Snow at the Olympics, Because Sochi Is Actually Pretty Warm

    Because sports can't work without science.

    Despite a large portion of Russia being extremely cold, Sochi is actually fairly warm in terms of cities that have hosted the Winter Olympics. It's so warm, in fact, that reporters have even done some sunbathing while attending the games, so here's how science helps the winter sports get the snow they need.

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  2. Top 10 Moments So Far From BBC Olympic Snowboarding Commentary

    In which we learn how: alligators give birth, global warming works, and not to structure an analogy.

    Snowboarding commentators Ed Leigh and Tim Warwood have all the unbridled joy necessary to outshine any Sochi fiasco. The BBC has already received over 300 complaints for the unorthodox reporting of these "hysterical idiots", but we give their absurd allusions, mixed metaphors and British jargon a "10." Here's our favorite inane comments so far :

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  3. The Jamaican Bobsled Team Has Their Luggage Back, Sings “I Shot The Sheriff”

    It's actually been a really tough few days for bobsledders in Sochi, it's starting to get weird.

    You may have been seeing some stories online about how the Jamaican Bobsled team's luggage was lost in transit to Sochi. But have no fear, fans of Cool Runnings, underdog stories, and wonderfully-adorable bobsledders: the team has been reunited with their luggage and their training is back on track.

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  4. Let AsapSCIENCE Teach You the Science Behind the Olympics With Their Daily Olympic Video Series [Video]

    When life gives you meteors, make Olympic medals out of them? Hardcore, Russia.

    What's an athletic competition without a healthy dose of science? The Olympics start on Friday, and AsapSCIENCE has a 19-episode daily Olympic science video series starting on Thursday, February 6. You can watch the first five episodes early right here to learn about meteors in Olympic medals and other great Olympic science.

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  5. Update: Dogecoin Fans On Reddit Raised $30,000 For The Jamaican Bobsled Team

    Much cool. Very runnings.

    The Jamaican bobsled team needs help to raise $80,000 so they can participate in the Sochi Winter Olympics. "Dogecoin" is a ridiculous cryptocurrency based on the popular "doge" meme, in which shiba inu dogs misspell things in colorful comic sans font. It only makes sense that these thing would eventually overlap. This is, after all, the Internet.

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